Literary activities healthy sign of intellectually developed nations: Arif Alvi

Islamabad, February 24, 2019 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has said that Literary activities are healthy sign of intellectually developed nations. These activities enhance the mental growth of populace, enlighten them of the experiences of history too. The President expressed these views while addressing 3rd Sindh Literature Festival being held at Karachi. He said it is because of the improved law and order in the city that literary programs are being organized which is highly commendable.

He said, “Some days back Oxford Adabi Festival was also successfully held in Governor House Karachi.” He appreciated the efforts of organizers to ensure that the Festival is now being held on regular basis. Later, he visited different book stalls and cultural artefact shops. He was presented Sindhi topi and Ajrak coupled with a memento by the organizers.

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